The connected railway and beyond
Taking advantage of the potential of the Internet-of-Things to transform transportation
Joanna Cracknell has been with Vodafone for over 25 years working through a variety of roles including Engineering and Product management and is currently in the "Internet of Things" division specifically focussed on developing business within the Transport Sector. Jo has a HND in electronic engineering and a keen interest in future technology. She joined the IoT team over ten years ago when IoT was in its infancy and has been instrumental in supporting the growth of Vodafone's success in this area. She has a specific interest in the Transport sector now having worked with several of the UK's largest transport organisations to provide IoT solutions and connectivity, and relishes in engaging in discussions around the huge potential changes the digitisation of the rails, roads and airways will bring to consumers.
Lindley Gooden is a journalist and filmmaker who has worked at the very top levels of British broadcasting and news since the early 1990s.
He has worked in national radio and television as:
- A Senior BBC Journalist
- A presenter on channels as diverse as BBC One, Radio 1, BBC Three and Five and a range of other national and regional radio stations.
- The Consumer Affairs Correspondent on Sky News and Five
Prior to his years in the national media, he was known as the most successful Head of News in local commercial radio – launching new services and dramatically raising audience share and reach, using tools that have since been adopted by radio groups across the UK.
Lindley now works with companies, charities, government and other organisations creating and delivering their own media needs.